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purplehues
  • 28 months ago

Hi, this is my first time ever building a PC. I'd like to stay around $1000CAD, but I'm pretty flexible. I don't need any peripherals included. I'd be using it mostly for gaming and school work. I'd also prefer an Intel CPU. Operating system: windows.

Any help is greatly appreciated!!

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  • 28 months ago
  • 1 point

i5-8400 GTX 1050Ti

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel - Core i5-8400 2.8GHz 6-Core Processor $219.99 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Motherboard MSI - Z370-A PRO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $139.99 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Memory Patriot - Viper Elite 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $117.07 @ Amazon Canada
Storage Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.00 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Video Card Gigabyte - GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB Windforce OC Video Card $239.99 @ Memory Express
Case Cooler Master - MasterBox Lite 5 ATX Mid Tower Case $64.99 @ Amazon Canada
Power Supply Corsair - CXM (2015) 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $63.99 @ PC-Canada
Operating System Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $114.95 @ Vuugo
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1009.97
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-02-07 07:55 EST-0500

OR i3-8100 GTX 1060 3GB

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU Intel - Core i3-8100 3.6GHz Quad-Core Processor $139.99 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Motherboard MSI - Z370-A PRO ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $139.99 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Memory Patriot - Viper Elite 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR4-2400 Memory $117.07 @ Amazon Canada
Storage Western Digital - Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $49.00 @ Mike's Computer Shop
Video Card MSI - GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 3GB GT OC Video Card $344.99 @ Memory Express
Case Cooler Master - MasterBox Lite 5 ATX Mid Tower Case $64.99 @ Amazon Canada
Power Supply Corsair - CXM (2015) 450W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $63.99 @ PC-Canada
Operating System Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit $114.95 @ Vuugo
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1034.97
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-02-07 08:00 EST-0500
  • 28 months ago
  • 1 point

https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/KhHBD2 a little overbuget but a good computer

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  • 28 months ago
  • 1 point

x models dont come with stock coolers

i wanted fast ram as ryzen gets lots of proformance from fast ram

it is an ok semi modular

ik i should have got a better one

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  • 28 months ago
  • 1 point

Thank you everyone :) I appreciate all the advice!

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